Funding Circle IPO continues Index Ventures’ bonkers 2018: 8 exits and $1.65 billion in new funds

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VentureBeat—As if Index Ventures wasn’t already on fire this year, the venture capital firm today saw yet another exit from one of its portfolio companies. The latest celebration is for Funding Circle, the London-based fintech company whose IPO on the London Stock Exchange valued the company at $2 billion and raised $391 million. “Funding Circle’s […]

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